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Tipu Sultan Fort

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Address: Palakkad, India
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Also known as Palakkad Fort.

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Historical Place

It is a historical place, nice to visit, awesome sight to spent the evening times with the families.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 October 2016
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Palakkad, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you google attractions near Palakkad, the first one that pops up is this attraction. So, when I was visiting Palakkad, I decided to visit this place. I should say that it was a bad decision, due to the following: 1. This is a very small encampment (not to be confused with a fort) and nothing more than that 2.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Test coconut outside the fort There is jail near it Look at the fish in river around the fort No charge for entrance

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Thank ehsan n
Palakkad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

It is a historical place, nice to visit, awesome sight to spent the evening times with the families.

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Thank Shaik M
Trivandrum, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Fort made by Haider ali. Most importantly, it is well maintained by the ASI. A travel back to history...!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Tippu sulthan fort is situated in the heart of Palakkad town. This fort was constructed by Mysore king tippu sultan. this fort is now maintained by Archeological department. this monument is well preserved by the department.

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Thank DrNeeraj_PT
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Tippu's Fort at Palakkad is located in the middle of the town. Its open for all no charges for entry and photography. Visitors can walk through the top side of the fort and stay for sometime. There is a temple for Lord Hanuman inside the fort and it is said to be very powerful place for worship. There is a... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

the place is must visit if you are in palakkad or nearby. there is jail inside where freedom fighters were kept perhaps. must visit.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

Well maintained fort in a reachable place. It is just a KM from the place we stayed in Palakkad. You will see turtles in the water ponds surrounding the entrance below the small bridge... You will get to see huge trees around the fort and it was windy when we visited.

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Thank ksmravi
Chennai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

One of the best constructions of Tippu Sultan. The Fort mounts all the facilities for a royal family living in secure compound. High raised fort walls, spaces for soldiers, the crocodile water bank around the fort still stands live

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

One never gets tired visiting the fort a hundred time. Tour to Palakkad is incomplete without a visit to the Fort. One may have different opinions about the Sultan Tippu and his autocracy but this wonderful Fort built by him earns him a reputation of great heights. This Fort is considered a tourist attraction not only from the imposing structure... More 

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